African Plant Database

Cyperus pectinatus Vahl
Protologue : Enum. Pl. (Vahl) 2: 298 (1805)
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Anosporum pectinatus (Vahl) Lye
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Anosporum pectinatus (Vahl) Lye
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus nudicaulis Poir. (1806)
=Anosporum nudicaule (Poir.) Boeckeler (1869)
=Atomostylis cyperiformis Steud.
=Atomostylis flavescens Steud.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Emergent hydrophyte, Sudd hydrophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.25 - 0.6 m. Alt: 1 - 1030 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 37634
Record n°37634
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